Magic Pro K8N Combo

2  Magic Pro K8N Combo

Founded in Hong Kong, Magic-Pro has been producing motherboards since 1987.
Even though Magic-Pro is not available in the local Singapore market, their
boards have been selling really well in Hong Kong and China. Today we take a
look at one of their latest innovations, the Magic-Pro K8N Combo motherboard, a hybird of socket 754 and 939.

Founded in Hong Kong, Magic-Pro has been producing motherboards since 1987.
Even though Magic-Pro is not available in the local Singapore market, their
boards have been selling really well in Hong Kong and China. Today we take a
look at one of their latest innovations, the Magic-Pro K8N Combo motherboard, a hybird of socket 754 and 939.

Based on the n-Force 4 Chipset, this motherboard supports the
use of 754 pin and 939 pin CPUs. How well does this board fare in terms of performance?
We’ll take a look at it in this review.

1  Magic Pro K8N Combo

CPU

AMD 754 pin & 939 pin

Chipset

nVidia n-Force 4 PCI-Express Chipset

Memory Support

754 Pin: Single Channel RAMs, 2 slots of DDR400

939 Pin: Dual Channel RAMs, 4 slots of DDR400

Graphic

Add on 16x PCI-Express

IDE

2 x ATA100 supporting up to 4 IDE drives

SATA

4 SATA150 provided by nVidia n-Force 4 chipset

LAN

Integrated  Marvel PCI LAN

Sound

AC’97 Digital Audio Controller 8 Channels

USB

Up to 10 USB 2.0 ports provided by chipset, 4 on back I/O

Expansion Slots

  • PCI
    Express (PCIe x1) x 1
  • PCI
    Express x16 Graphics (PCIe x16) x 1
  • PCI
    x 2

BIOS

Award 4MB Flash ROM

Form Factor

ATX

Board Size

305 mm x 220 mm

Magic-Pro’s grey packaging for the K8N Combo board, symbolic
of the combo of past CPU socket and present CPU socket.

Box%20(Small)1  Magic Pro K8N Combo

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